Good question about Pakistan, it took me a second to think once I had read it. One reason could be that Iran's population is predominantly Shia, while Pakistan's population is largely Sunni. Hezbollah and Hamas, Israel's enemies to the north and in Gaza, are both fundamentalist organizations founded on the principles of Shia Islam. This could be the answer you are looking for--perhaps countries like Saudi Arabia and Turkey (largely Sunni populations) feel a larger threat from a nuclear Shia power? Or maybe the difference is that Pakistan's reason for a bomb was India's competing nuclear program, not to gain hegemony in the resource-rich Persian Gulf.
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